Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics

One Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics is given each year.

The winner receives $3 million. The prize can be split between two or more scientists.

The prize is funded by a grant from the Milner Foundation.

Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics

In exceptional cases a special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics can be awarded at any time, forgoing the nomination process.

The winner receives $3 million. The prize can be split between two or more scientists.

The prize is funded by a grant from the Milner Foundation.

The New Horizons in Physics Prize

The New Horizons in Physics Prize of $100,000 is awarded to promising junior researchers who have already produced important work.

Each year, up to three New Horizons in Physics Prizes are awarded.

The prize is funded by a grant from the Milner Foundation.